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The U.S. Attorney's Office says an Indianapolis businessman was sentenced to 36 months in prison after being found guilty of identity theft. Acting U.S. Attorney Josh Minkler says Basilio Estevez, 61, purchased a check cashing business in February 2012 and opened several bank...
A teacher at Noblesville High School was being investigated after accusations of "inappropriate conduct with a minor student," a school spokeswoman said Friday. Marnie Cooke, director of marketing and communications for the district, said the teacher was immediately removed from...
The nativity scene outside the Franklin County Courthouse (image courtesy of Facebook) The ACLU wants a federal judge to make Franklin County take down a nativity scene from the grounds of its courthouse as soon as possible. The ACLU of Indiana asked for a preliminary injunction...
Today marked the 7th Annual Pack the Pantries event. Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard and various community leaders delivered more than 26-thousand pounds of food and $21,526 in donations to the Midwest Food Bank Friday. The donations will benefit both the Midwest and Gleaners...
The state Supreme Court says Indiana's public intoxication law is not unconstitutionally vague. The court ruled unanimously against a challenge to the law from a man from Indianapolis who was convicted of being drunk in public in 2012. Rodregus Morgan was arrested after a police...
The holiday forecast has snow in store for Hoosier travelers. Indiana-based National Weather Service Meteorologist John Kwiatkowski says a low pressure system is heading toward Indiana. That will likely bring strong winds and the possibility of snowfall during the middle of next...
Chuck Taylor’s hometown is celebrating the famous sneakers. Residents pre-ordered 4,200 pairs of ‘Columbus Chucks’ for basketball games Thursday and Friday. Mayor Kristen Brown arranged for Converse to produce custom-designed Columbus Chucks in blue (for Columbus North Bull Dogs...
Friday is the day when the EPA decides if coal ash is a hazardous material, and both sides of the environmental argument about coal are curious, and cautious. Tim Maloney with the Hoosier Environmental Council says there are more than 80 coal ash lagoons in Indiana, making...
Christopher Dickerson (photo courtesy IMPD) An IMPD officer was arrested Thursday on three felony charges. Police say an internal investigation conducted by IMPD's Special Investigation Unit led to the arrest of Officer Christopher Dickerson. The allegations stem from a...